Level of Training Annual Salary
PGY 1 $54,590.00
PGY 2 $56,650.00
PGY 3 $58,195.00

The table provided above displays the annual salaries of Fairview Hospital's Internal Medicine residents based on the 2017-2018 academic year. These numbers are contingent upon the resident's level of training throughout the residency program. In addition to an annual salary, residents are also rewarded excellent benefits.

Read below to learn more about Internal Medicine resident benefits.

Benefits and Rewards

  • Six paid days to attend Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine board review course during the third year
  • Comfortable call schedule
  • Convenient, free parking
  • Friendly and supportive staff


  • Reimbursement of $1000 toward the ABIM certification examination
  • Outstanding Senior Resident Award of $500 to honor a PGY-3 resident upon graduation
  • Best PGY-2 Resident Award of $500
  • Best PGY-1 Resident Award of $500
  • Research Recognition Award of $750 to the PGY-3 resident who wins first place in the research competition

Credit Union and Direct Deposit

Direct deposit of your paycheck will be arranged through the payroll office. The hospital offers membership in the credit union and provides a bank machine on the premises.

Health, Vision and Dental Insurance

Residents receive health coverage through the hospital’s flexible health benefits program, including dental and vision insurance.

Life Insurance and Disability Coverage

A life insurance policy equal to the resident’s salary and a disability policy are provided at no charge to the resident.


Reimbursement for meals is available when on call.

Paid Time Off (PTO)

All residents are granted PTO (Paid Time Off) days per academic year, which includes vacation, illness, maternity leave, paternity leave, interviews, courses and exams. The Paid Time Off program gives you the flexibility to plan and schedule paid time off according to your personal needs.

Professional Liability Insurance Coverage

Residents are covered by the hospital's professional liability insurance while performing duties within the scope of their medical education program.

Stipend for Books

Every resident receives $350 a year for books.